We provide simple computational formulas of both expected termination time and Fisher information of the flexible progressive censoring scheme proposed by Bairamov and Parsi (2011). Then, the design and planning of the flexible progressive censoring schemes are discussed with illustrative examples.
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The authors are grateful to the associate editor and two anonymous reviewers for constructive comments which have led to a substantial improvement to an earlier version of this manuscript. This work was supported by the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) grant funded by the Korea government (MSIP) (No. 2011-0029104 ) and a grant from the Simons Foundation ( #280601 to Tony Ng).
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Statistics and Probability
- Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty